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Commuter rail train crashes in CA

At least 10 people were critically injured when a commuter rail train collided with a freight train late Friday afternoon near Los Angeles.

LOS ANGELES | September 12, 2008

More than 20 people were injured, at least 10 critically, late Friday afternoon when a Metrolink train collided with a freight train near Chatsworth, northwest of here.

As many as 350 people may have been on the train according to a Metrolink spokesperson.

At least one passenger car was derailed and caught fire. A number of freight cars were also reported to have been derailed.

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